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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BHP Billiton, Capital One, Chemours, Constellation Brands, Novartis, Teradyne, Weyerhaeuser and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally higher on Wednesday after a day off and after a strong Dow rally on Monday. Nasdaq stocks were also indicated higher on Wednesday despite ...
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Key Winners and Losers Among Big Bank Capital Return Plans

Now that the U.S. Federal Reserve has released the 2017 results of the Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review (CCAR), all 34 of the banks received approval for their shareholder capital ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Energy Transfer, First Solar, L3, Regions Financial, Western Digital and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Friday despite a weak growth reading on gross domestic product, but this is on the heels of a very strong week to the last trading ...
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Why Analysts Are Staying Positive on Financials Despite the Pullback

The Trump rally has lifted stocks across the board, but it seems that the ride is stalling out now, or at least settling down. Financial stocks have perhaps seen the biggest ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Boeing, Capital One, CenturyLink, Morgan Stanley, NRG Energy, Vertex and Many More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Wednesday, after Tuesday finally broke a multiyear record for down days in the markets. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is still down less than ...
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10 Cities and 10 Companies Where Tech Talent Is Way Underpaid

A software engineer at Twitter who earns a base salary of $160,000 told The Guardian earlier this week that his pay is "pretty bad" when it comes to raising a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Arch Coal, Avis Budget, Capital One, Hain Celestial, Hertz, Macy’s and Many More

Stocks were indicated lower on Friday and the markets are acting like they want to take a breather. Still, the Dow has hit 20,600 and still has a path to ...
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5 Financial Giants Still Trading Under Book Value

As 2016 comes to an end, it is important to first look back and consider what has taken place and then to look forward to what may come in 2017. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Bank of America, Fitbit, Teva Pharma, Disney, Regions Financial, Noble, Sysco and More

Wednesday is looking like it could bring a down open for the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Before thinking it is a huge worry, keep in mind that the market is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Caterpillar, Illumina, Nike, Seagate, Twitter, Tyson Foods, Western Digital and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Tuesday after Alcoa unofficially kicked off earnings season. Despite high valuations and despite many economic and geopolitical hurdles, every sell-off in the market has been ...
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Are Cabela’s Shareholders Getting Enough out of the Acquisition?

Cabela’s Inc. (NYSE: CAB) shares made a handy gain on Monday after it was announced that Bass Pro Shops would be acquiring the company. However, it didn’t stop there. Bass ...
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The Worst US Consumer Banks

The recent $185 million fine assessed on Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) and the subsequent congressional hearings have deservedly put the big bank squarely in the media spotlight. But ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Consolidated Edison, Eldorado Gold, ENSCO, Freeport-McMoRan, Las Vegas Sands, Macy’s, Potash and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Wednesday, but this is after the Dow Jones Industrial Average has fallen almost 500 points from peak to trough in just four trading sessions. ...
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Merrill Lynch Out With Top US Stock Picks for Q3

While the expectations for the second-quarter earnings season are hardly elevated, and many companies are expected to use the Brexit as a reason for perhaps lowering forward guidance, one thing ...
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Banks Likely To Raise Dividends After Stress Tests

The Federal Reserve has finally released the results of the 2016 stress tests. If there is one thing you need to take away from this, it is that all of ...
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